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Act 306 of 1937
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Act 306 of 1937

AN ACT to promote the safety, welfare, and educational interests of the people of the state of Michigan by regulating the construction, reconstruction, and remodeling of certain public or private school buildings or additions to such buildings, by regulating the construction, reconstruction, and remodeling of buildings leased or acquired for school purposes, and to define the class of buildings affected by this act; to prescribe the powers and duties of certain state agencies and officials; to prescribe penalties for the violation of this act; and to repeal acts and parts of acts.

History: 1937, Act 306, Imd. Eff. July 23, 1937 ;-- Am. 1941, Act 148, Eff. Jan. 10, 1942 ;-- Am. 2002, Act 628, Imd. Eff. Dec. 23, 2002

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The People of the State of Michigan enact:

Section 388.851SectionSchool buildings; construction requirements; rules; "department" defined.
Section 388.851aSectionConstruction of school buildings; definitions.
Section 388.851bSectionSchool building; administration and enforcement of act; inspection; methods; plan reviews; delegation of responsibilities; certificate of approval under fire prevention code; scope of act; definitions.
Section 388.852SectionSchool building; architect or engineer; responsibilities; violation; penalty.
Section 388.853SectionInspection by bureau of fire services; notice; exception.
Section 388.854SectionViolation of act; penalty; injunction proceedings.
Section 388.855aSectionApplicability of act; exemptions.
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